Redsound Darkstar Synthesizer with Vocoda Vocoder Chip!

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  • Item Category: Entertainment
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Feb 04, 2011
  • Channel: Auction House
Here I have a redsound systems Darkstar analog modeling synthesizer. It is in mint condition with all cables, manual and both the synthesizer engine chip and the Vocoda, vocoder chip! It works perfectly and sounds excellent. It is hard to find with both chips and all the original accessories so grab this affordable synth for some awesome sounds! Here is the description from Vintage Synth Explorer.

British company Red Sound System's first synth, the Darkstar is atable-top 8-voice polyphonic synthesizer suitable for anybody who wantsaffordable analog sounds for use in most any style of electronic music. Analog sounds are created by DSP-based analog modeling which means you'll get reliable and clean analog-type synth sounds in an economical and professional instrument. The Darkstar features 2 oscillators per voice, 5-part multitimbral set-up, joystick mixing for oscillators, ring modulation, filter resonance and pink/white/blue noise generators.

Its unique look is modeled after RSS's other DJ tools. There are 14 knobs, all of which transmit MIDI data and provide instant hands-on access to the filters and envelopes. The two LFOs and two envelope generators provide plenty of modulation abilities for the oscillators, pulse-width and filter. The filter offers high-, low- and band-Pass filtering with a 12dB/oct slope. It's not spectacular,
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